Robert Rawlins

1819–
Estill, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Robert

When Robert Rawlins was born in 1819, in Estill, Kentucky, United States, his father, Benjamin Holladay Rawlings, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Sally Miller, was 22. He married Susan Shepherd on 7 June 1847, in Estill, Floyd, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Forks, Estill, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Robert Rawlins
1819–
Susan Shepherd
1835–
Marriage: 7 June 1847
Susan Rawlins
1849–
Sarah Rawlins
1858–
Benjamin H. Rawlins
1850–
John W. Rawlins
1852–
John W. Rawlins
1853–
Mary Alice Rawlins
1856–1923

Spouse and Children

    Male1819–Male

    Susan Shepherd

    Female1835–Female

MARRIAGE
7 June 1847
Estill, Floyd, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    Susan Rawlins

    Female1849–Female

    Benjamin H. Rawlins

    Male1850–Male

    John W. Rawlins

    Male1852–Male

    John W. Rawlins

    Male1853–Male

    Mary Alice Rawlins

    Female1856–1923Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · First Commercial Oil Well Opens

Age 0

In 1819, in McCreary County, Kentucky along Cumberland River was the site of the first commercial oil well.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 31

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Rawling .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Rawlings, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Robert Raulins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Robt Rawlens, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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